academics at colby-sawyer

Becoming an Active Learner

Students come to Colby-Sawyer for the innovative liberal arts and sciences programs, the beautiful campus with its inspiring library and state-of-the-art science labs, and small classes with friendly faculty whose focus is undergraduate education.

The Colby-Sawyer academic experience is about becoming a confident and liberally educated individual. Students blend their academic and co-curricular activities, along with pre-professional training, into a seamless and personal educational experience that prepares them for advanced studies and careers. More than 97 percent of Colby-Sawyer students complete at least one internship before graduating.

From their first day on campus, students are inspired to develop a unique voice and to find personal strengths and direction within a friendly and supportive, but challenging, academic environment.